How numerous manner enthusiasts sparked their earliest sartorial leanings by putting on trend displays with their dolls, dressing them in velcro-affixed outfits and twisting their synthetic hair into fantastical creations? Recently, as Margot Robbie and the cast of “Barbie” have embarked on a earth push tour for the future film, Robbie’s stylist Andrew Mukamal has been dwelling out that childhood aspiration, dressing the genuine everyday living Barbie in one particular deliciously girlie appear immediately after a different.
And we’re all residing in a Barbie environment this summertime. Involving the film’s painstakingly recreated Dreamhouse established, Ryan Gosling’s Kenergy, director Greta Gerwig’s movie qualifications, a boppy soundtrack from Dua Lipa and Ice Spice and a top rated secret script (what is it about?!), this is the most hotly expected motion picture in years.
The stakes are higher, but Mukamal has succeeded in feeding the fandom all its wants, dressing Robbie in a nostalgic parade of iconic Barbie doll outfit recreations and classic parts from Versace, Chanel and Moschino, a lot of paired with personalized Manolo Blahnik stiletto mules best for slipping on to people arched, immobile ft.
Paying out homage to the doll that commenced it all, Mukamal styled Robbie for a Sydney event in a black and white minidress by Hervé Léger with white sunglasses and a waved ponytail to channel the incredibly initial Barbie doll, The Initial, unveiled in 1959. And due to the fact Barbie hardly ever normally takes a working day off — and that consists of at the airport — Robbie exited the terminal in Sydney in a classic 1990s Chanel ensemble including a pink tweed blazer and chinos, once worn by supermodel Claudia Schiffer, total with matching pink luggage from Streamline.
It is the fun fashion record lesson we didn’t know we required. Right here, the particulars on Robbie’s best seems to be from the Barbie push tour so much.
Solo in the Spotlight Barbie in Los Angeles
Potentially Barbie’s most glamorous appear was saved for the L.A. premiere: a glittering black Schiaparelli Haute Couture custom-made robe by designer Daniel Roseberry. The variety-fitting, hand-beaded black costume featured a purple rosette at the calf and a tulle hem that fanned straight out for greatest drama, paired with lengthy black gloves and a pink chiffon handkerchief, just like the 1960 doll. Lorraine Schwartz diamond necklaces and stud earrings solidified this search as a whole showstopper.
Enchanted Evening Barbie in London
For the London premiere, Robbie wore a pale pink satin Vivienne Westwood robe with a rosette at the waistline and prolonged coach, accessorized with a white ruffled shrug, satin gloves and triple strand of pearls. The appear is just about an specific reproduction of the 1961 Enchanted Night Style Barbie she wore her hair in a substantial bouncy pony, whereas Robbie went for an current chignon with facial area-framing items.
Totally Hair Barbie in Mexico
Crimped hair that cascaded almost to the ground was the contacting card of this 1992 doll. A mass of crimped extensions by Robbie’s hairstylist Bryce Scarlett was paired with a multicoloured printed dress from Emilio Pucci, pink Manolo Blahnik pumps, a Chanel bag and Taffin jewelry.
Pink & Magnificent Barbie in Los Angeles
It is in the name! The 2015 Barbie doll was introduced to lifestyle with a tailor made scorching pink Valentino gown with a centre slash-out and a yellow handbag that is approximately equivalent to the doll version. Accessories included Pearl Assael jewelry, white Manolo Blahnik pumps and a sweet pink experience.
Day to Night Barbie in Seoul
Finding two outfits with one Barbie was the aspiration. For the Seoul premiere, Robbie wore two appears to be in just one evening: Very first, a Versace white and pink blazer and skirt established with matching boater hat, heels, handbag and a Judith Leiber Couture clutch formed like a brick cellphone, befitting the 1985 doll.
The “night” glimpse highlighted a prom-completely ready pink Versace gown with a glowing bodice and tulle skirt tied at the waist.
Earring Magic Barbie in Mexico
Extras took centre phase with this 1992 Barbie doll recreation. A neon Balmain corseted minidress provided the base for chunky metallic star-shaped earrings and a matching dangling chain belt.
Vintage glam in Sydney
This Barbie was completely ready to party. German supermodel of the ’90s Claudia Schiffer was an additional lifeless ringer for Barbie, and this disco-esque chain mail search straight from the 1994 Versace archives, originally worn by Schiffer, experienced us observing double.
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